Sumter County, Alabama Population 2018

Sumter County, Alabama's estimated population is 12,687 with a growth rate of -4.50% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sumter County, Alabama is the 60th largest county in Alabama.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201712,687-598-4.50%
201613,2853532.73%
201612,932-242-1.84%
201513,174-79-0.60%
201413,253-123-0.92%
201313,376-52-0.39%
201213,428-63-0.47%
201113,491-239-1.74%
201013,730-2,444-15.11%
199016,174-734-4.34%
198016,908-66-0.39%
197016,974-3,067-15.30%
196020,041-3,569-15.12%
195023,610-3,711-13.58%
194027,3213921.46%
193026,9291,3605.32%
192025,569-3,130-10.91%
191028,699-4,011-12.26%
190032,7103,13610.60%
189029,5748462.94%
188028,7284,61919.16%
187024,109740.31%
186024,0351,7858.02%
185022,250-7,687-25.68%
184029,9370.00%

Sumter County, Alabama Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American9,523
White3,280
Asian375
Two or More Races48
American Indian and Alaska Native41
Some Other Race18

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Sumter County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12%14% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12%14% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Sumter County, Alabama Median Age

36.5


Total

33.3


Male

39.4


Female

Sumter County, Alabama Adults

There are 10,641 adults, (2,152 of which are seniors) in Sumter County, Alabama.

Sumter County, Alabama Age Dependency

56.6

Age Dependency Ratio

25.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Sumter County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

7,150

53.82%

Male

6,135

46.18%

Sumter County, Alabama Households and Families

Sumter County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sumter County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.5%19.5%
Female72.3%27.7%
All66.1%33.9%
Male63.8%36.2%
Non Family53.8%46.2%

66.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sumter County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,8782.5566.1
Non Family2,1961.1953.8
Married1,4252.980.5
Female1,1164.5372.3
Male1414.5463.8

3.59

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

1.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sumter County, Alabama Households

Sumter County, Alabama Education

Sumter County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4645.61%
9th to 12th Grade1,19314.41%
High School Graduate3,44341.59%
Some College1,17514.19%
Associates Degree5036.08%
Bachelors Degree90710.96%
Graduate Degree5937.16%

Sumter County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black6,0314,549663
White2,1181,957805
Asian938232
Native American1919
Multiple Races1714
Hispanic63

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 38.01%.

Sumter County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,179$32,007$17,309
Less Than High School$12,281$$12,156
High School Grad$17,955$25,688$14,806
Some College$21,901$29,215$20,037
Bachelors Degree$42,250$48,994$26,591
Graduate Degree$38,162$39,706$35,039

$22,179

Average Earnings

$32,007

Average Male

$17,309

Average Female

Sumter County, Alabama Language

Sumter County, Alabama Language by Age

Sumter County, Alabama Language

96.60% of Sumter County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 3.40% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Asian, which is spoken by 2.26% of the population.

Sumter County, Alabama Poverty

Sumter County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black9,1954,05944.14%
White2,98050516.95%
Multiple481837.50%

36.72%

Overall Poverty Rate

34.73%

Male Poverty Rate

38.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sumter County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sumter County, Alabama is Black, with 44.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sumter County, Alabama is White, with 16.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 36.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 46.33%.

Sumter County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School47.40%
High School30.81%
Some College22.73%
Bachelors or Greater10.53%

Sumter County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed74.00%
Male Unemployed71.95%
Female Employed25.92%
Male Employed11.85%

Sumter County, Alabama Income

Sumter County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$20,428$33,521
Families$37,586$48,154
Married Families$56,948$
Non Families$11,173$14,938

Sumter County, Alabama Marital Status

Sumter County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

29.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

32.6%

Male Marriage Rate

26.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Sumter County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

Sumter County, Alabama Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Sumter County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

Sumter County, Alabama Veterans

Sumter County, Alabama Veterans by War

587

Number of Veterans

517

Male Veterans

70

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
First Gulf War157
Vietnam139
Second Gulf War136
Korea56
World War II16

Sumter County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54160
65 to 74133
55 to 64126
75+95
18 to 3473

Sumter County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
Black3164.22%
White2538.88%
Asian114.44%
2 or More736.84%

Sumter County, Alabama Veterans by Education

7.59%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sumter County, Alabama Employment Status

Sumter County, Alabama Employment by Age

46.8%

Labor Force Participation

39.6%

Employment Rate

15.3%

Unemployment Rate

Sumter County, Alabama Employment by Race

Sumter County, Alabama Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Sumter County, Alabama

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Livingston34583454-4-0.12%
York25382373-165-6.50%
Cuba346317-29-8.38%
Gainesville208195-13-6.25%
Epes193181-12-6.22%
Geiger170159-11-6.47%
Emelle5350-3-5.66%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990